Marc M, the writer-animator of Sick Animation, is teaming with National Lampoon to develop his Internet cartoon series SECRET LEAGUE OF LEGIONNAIRES into a TV series for Comedy Central, according to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER. The project is in the early development stage, having not been greenlit yet.
The story follows the strange adventures of space explorer Captain Martinez.
Originally commissioned as a webtoon for NationalLampoon.com, the promising project was brought instead to Comedy Central by Marc M and NATIONAL LAMPOON editor-in-chief Scott Rubin. The Web series can be found at www.sickanimation.com.
In addition to writing and voicing the project, Marc M would also exec produce with Rubin.